10:30 03/04/19 RL
13:30 05/04/19 CM (Q&A)
Cinema made by kids in Mexico / La Matatena, A.C.
主持嘉宾Host guest： Liset Cotera
About La Matatena, Asociación de Cine para Niñas y Niños A.C.
In 1997, we create La Matatena, Asociación de Cine para Niñas y Niños, A.C., as our reflextions inside our organization it’s to start to design after 4 edition of the Festival many workshop who give the chance to introduce the kids to the world of the image and develop to transit to be a passive spectator to start to made their own films. Now a days the Festival is very well known in Mexico, it’s the second oldest Festival in the country and the only one who attend the views of the kids. La Matatena, A.C., also is very well known and works all the year develop our workshops, attend a different kinds of kids in the item of cinema. We start to design an create differents methodologics to introduce the kids at the world of cinema. We develop a workshop the name is frame to frame in animation (Clay animation) and this year we have 20 years producing 4 or 5 films by the years made by the mexican kids, our archive count with 170 short films made by the Mexican kids. (In the conference I will talk more about our process and also I will screening some films and a making of or what we do and how we work with the childrens).
We design and polish many kinds of workshop of cinema to introduce the kids to the world of the movement images, we introduce them to the history of images, we talk with the kids and teach them the cinemathographic language, to introduce them to the dramatic structure storie telling, how we need to create a story on cinema and to work on the storyboard and how is produce and made a film. Also we insist to be very clear about the message of the films and to start watching the films seeing what the images wants to let us know. We have several short workshop of optical plays like thaumatrope, zootrope, flipbook, for understand how was been develop until the Lumiere create the cinemathgrapher and start the world of the images. Basically, I will introduce or what we do after 20 years of exist La Matatena, A.C., in Mexico and 24 years to promote quality films made by Mexican kids around the world with our workshops and methodologic .
The Festival Internacional de Cine para Niños (…y no tan Niños)and La Matatena, A.C., is on the list of the best children film festival around the world and the place that the kids can create very free their own short films and made a movement of cinema made by kids.
01/ Silence family Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/6’39”/2007/HD/Animation
Alex is deaf and lives with his family, he is deaf. When they sit down to eat everyone talks cheerfully, but Alex does not know what they say, he does not understand and he isolates himself. This makes him sad. His sister sometimes abuses. She is a big liar and accuses him of things he did not do. One day his grandmother comes to eat, she knows how to communicate with him through sign deaf language. She understands the problem and stops Alex’s marginalization.
02/ Rafailita Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/6’45”/2013/HD/Animation
A little excited flower is waiting for the school trip to fire station, but, the trip is too different as she expected. Come and discover with them the feeling of discrimination.
03/ Monstrous life Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/6’02”/2010/HD/Animation
What if a huge monster that feeds on the garbage we throw away, we attack? In life monstrous find a solution that was created by kids like you.
04/ One and Cats Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/7’06”/2018/HD/Animation
Arco Iris dreams on going to school but the principal has denied it the entrence. Join us and discover why.
05/ My story in the hearing world Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/6’28”/2007/HD/Animation
Paloma and Blanca, by means of sign language, explain to us the difficulties experienced by a deaf person in a world of listeners, through three examples: go to the Listening school, go to the doctor and circulate through the streets of the city. The conclusion: "Help us! Please learn some sign deaf language.”
06/ Moonlight Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/6’51”/2016/HD/Animation
A story of friendship that transcends spatial boundaries
07/ Dream Fish Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/5’05”/2018/HD/Animation
The bottom of the ocean will have to reveal a great secret to save the lives of aquatic beings.
08/…and she gets scared! Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/6’03”/2016/HD/Animation
Where so many chicks come from? Join us and discover this particular story.
09/ Pulk, the cat who liked to swim Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/7’51”/2014/HD/Animation
Apparently, we know, that cats can’t swim, but what has not been said is how many cats want to learn to swim. Pulk is one of them. This cat will show us the courage to confront his fears and the happiness at getting new friends.
10/ The corn festival Mexican girls and boys of workshop of La Matatena, A. C./ Mexico/6’33”/2016/HD/Animation
With the mockeries and disqualifications of some crows, a little female crow prepares to give them a great lesson.